Assistant Ecologist (Bird Surveyor)

Cork, Clare
Industry Sector:
Eco Jobs, Green Jobs, GIS Jobs, Ornithology Jobs, Ecological Jobs
Job Category:
Graduate/Junior/Trainee, Ecologist, Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Ornithologist, Ecological Consultant
Job Type:
Education Level:
Bachelors degree
£26,000 per annum
Salary Description:
Excellent package and remuneration
Start Date:
ASAP/ Stardard
Gaia Talent
Job Ref:

Title: Assistant Ecologist (Bird Surveyor)
Location: Clare or Cork
Job type: Full-time & permanent 
Please note: Applicants MUST be based in Ireland, within a commutable distance of Ennis, Co. Clare, and possess a minimum of six months of working experience (seasonal, freelance, or volunteer at least) in the Irish Ecological sector to be considered. 

Join a well-established Environmental/Ecological consultancy in Ireland, proud to be part of the RSK Group. Renowned for extensive staff training, exposure to meaningful projects, and a commitment to employee involvement, this is your chance to be part of one of the largest consultancies in Ireland and globally!

Job overview:
As the Project Scheduler, you will play a crucial role in creating, updating, and coordinating project and employee schedules. Working closely with team leaders, you'll contribute to building, evaluating, and optimizing project schedules in a cross-functional team environment. If you are a highly motivated individual with exceptional organization, technical, and communication skills, this role offers the opportunity to work with professionals and deliver superior service.

Key responsibilities:
  • Undertaking a broad range of breeding and wintering bird surveys, including species-specific surveys and general surveys.
  • Use of data tablets and survey forms in the field to produce high-quality field notes and mapping of data.
  • Reviewing data and mapping produced within the Ecology Team, and assisting in non-ornithological surveying as required.
  • Drafting baseline ecological reports, ensuring well-written text and data presentation.
  • Collating and storing ecological data to specified guidelines and promoting RSK SHEQ expectations.
  • Minimum of six months of previous experience undertaking Ecological surveys in Ireland (internship, volunteer, or seasonal work is welcomed).
  • Academic background in Ecology, Environmental Science, or a similar field.
  • Excellent communication skills in English.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills.
  • Fully allowed to work in Ireland on a full-time basis.
What our client offers: 
  • Full-time and permanent position
  • Competitive salaries (from €26,000 onwards DOE)
  • Company pension scheme
  • Tax saver scheme
  • Generous annual leave allowance
  • Clear career pathway program
  • Family-friendly working policies
  • Continuous career development
  • Professional memberships paid
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Support the Bike to Work Scheme
  • Anything else you may see as essential for your work-life balance or career will be happily discussed

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